Inspire Brands, the owner of Buffalo Wild Wings and Jimmy John’s, is backed by the Atlanta-based private equity firm Roark Capital.
Mergers & Acquisitions named 10 dealmakers the 2019 Rising Stars of Private Equity, including GTCR's Stephen Jeschke. VC performance at an all-time high, as IPOs loom for Airbnb and WeWork. Starbucks backs Brightloom. NBA star James Harden invests in Houston teams.
The rise of Amazon and other e-commerce companies has increased the need for warehouse space by retailers seeking to expand their digital operations and cut delivery times.
TA wins Mergers & Acquisitions' 2018 M&A Mid-Market Award for Private Equity Firm of the Year. Starbucks, Valor, to invest in food tech startups. More deal news from Wind Point, Ares, Clearlake.